Robby Smith joined the sport management unit in 2014 and is a key contributor to the unit that oversees all 25 sports at MSU.
Smith has held a variety of position within the athletic department at MSU. Before his current role, he was the director of volleyball operations for two seasons. During that time, the Spartan volleyball team made two straight NCAA Regionals.
Smith also served as an intern in the Spartan Ticket Office in 2011-2012 as well as the Michigan State Director of Softball Operations during the 2010-2011 season.
As a student, Smith also worked in the equipment room and was a MSU men's Basketball student manager from 2007-2010. During that span, the Spartans won two Big Ten Championships and competed in the Final Four twice. Before that, he was a student manager for the MSU women's basketball team (2006-07).
Smith graduated from Michigan State with a master’s degree in Education and a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology.